Let go or be dragged.
It’s time to leave the table when respect is no longer being served.
Was it a bad day or was it a bad ten minutes that you milked all day?
You don’t need to attend every argument you are invited to.
Failure is an event, not a person.
When you’ve lost your way, start at the beginning.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking a the stars.
Life is simple when you don’t want what you don’t have.
Don’t bite off more than you can chew and accept on some days you won’t feel like biting at all.
This too shall pass. It may pass like a kidney stone, but it will pass.
A wise man once said nothing.
What screws up most in life is the picture in our head of how it’s supposed to be.
It’s time to start being loyal to your own peace of mind.
It’s possible to commit no errors and still lose. This is not weakness… that is life.
A short pencil is better than a long memory.
The secret to success if found in your daily routine.
Two ways to be rich: have a lot or desire little.
No fear. No distractions. The ability to let that which does not matter truly slide.
It’s easy to practice when your belly is full and the sun is shining on your back.
Treating a poisonous snake with love and compassion does not mean petting it on the head and taking it home. It means avoiding it without harboring ill will.
The road from legitimate suspicion to rampant paranoia is much shorter than we think.
Everyone is entitled to their own opinions, but assumptions are the mother of all fuck ups.
No man ever became wise by chance.
Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plot.
Ask yourself, who profits from this emotion?
Every dead body on Mt. Everest was once a highly motivated person.
Everyone you meet is fighting a battle you knowing nothing about. Be kind. Always.
I am not afraid of storms for I am learning how to sail my ship.
Today, I will not stress over what I cannot control.
Anger always outlasts hurts. Best to take the opposite course. Would anyone think it normal to return a kick to a mule or a bite to a dog?
You always own the option of having no opinion. There is never any need to get worked up or to trouble your soul about things you cannot control. These things are not asking to be judged by you. Leave them alone.
Waste no time arguing what a good man should be. Be one.
Arguing with an idiot is like playing chess with a pigeon. It’ll just knock over all the pieces, shit on the board, and strut about like it won anyway.
I guess all I can do is embrace the pandemonium, find happiness in the unique insanity of being here, now.
We all just trying to get home.
You can’t keep blaming yourself. Just blame yourself once and move on.
I never write to target ages, or a specific audience. That’s where madness lies. That kind of approach kills the creative process by rendering any truth, false. You write the story as it reveals itself.
I did the being edgy and self deprecating thing, it gets old. I wanna be soft and easily impressed. I wanna appreciate all the little things that make me happy the same I’ve dwelled on every single thing that upsets me.
If your serious then stop reading books about it and just do it.
You always own the option of having no opinion. There is never any need to get worked up or to trouble your soul about things you can’t control. These things are not asking to be judged by you. Leave them alone.